Verify that the DDS sent a due process notice.
NOTE: The DDS cannot process the claim before 15 days (10 days, plus 5 days for mailing
time) expires unless you receive a written statement from the beneficiary stating
that he or she will not be submitting additional evidence.
If the DDS sent the due process notice:
Prepare a determination notice using language from NL 00705.261. Attach the personalized rationale as described in DI 28501.010C.1.b and include a personalized disability explanation as described in DI 26530.055 and DI 28095.040.
If the DDS did not send the due process notice:
Prepare a notice following the guidance in DI 27525.005B. The DDS cannot send the final determination notice until after the due process notice
For more information on numbered paragraphs, see NL 00708.100.